There are 6 ways to get from Ottawa to Charlottetown by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Ottawa to Charlottetown  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Charlottetown (YYG) YOW - YYG

$167 - $387

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  24 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Amherst
  3. Take the bus from Amherst to Charlottetown

$132 - $410

4 alternative options

Train to Montreal, fly to Charlottetown  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Dorval
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Charlottetown (YYG) YUL - YYG

$165 - $508

Fly Ottawa to Moncton, bus and ferry  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Moncton (YQM) YOW - YQM
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Moncton - 477 Paul street to Charlottetown - 80 Buchanan drive

Bus, bus and ferry  •  21 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
  2. Take the bus from Gare d'autocars de Montréal to Laurier-Station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Quebec - 3001, Chemin-des-Quatre-Bourgeois, St Foy to Charlottetown - 80 Buchanan drive

$310 - $369

Drive  •  14 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Charlottetown 837.1 miles

$110 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Charlottetown is to drive which costs $140 - $220 and takes 14 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Charlottetown is to fly which costs $210 - $550 and takes 4 h 36 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Charlottetown is 977 km. The road distance is 1339.4 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Ottawa to Charlottetown, including transfers.

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There are 104+ hotels available in Charlottetown. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Charlottetown is 1 h ahead of Ottawa. It is currently 2:14 AM in Ottawa and 3:14 AM in Charlottetown.

Map of how to get from Ottawa to Charlottetown.
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  • Distance: 610.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 36 min

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Charlottetown, PE, Canada?

Air Canada flies from Ottawa to Charlottetown 5 times a day.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Charlottetown via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Charlottetown via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Charlottetown via Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Ottawa to Moncton
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Moncton via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to Moncton
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Dorval
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
Train from Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Montréal to Amherst
Ave. Duration
18 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$85 - $120
Economy
$150 - $210
Economy Plus
$210 - $300
Business
$220 - $310
Business Plus/Sleeper
$400 - $600
Bus operators
Autobus Les Sillons
Phone
+1(418) 986 3886
Email
info@autobuslessillons.com
Bus and ferry from Moncton - 477 Paul street to Charlottetown - 80 Buchanan drive
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
autobuslessillons.com
Bus and ferry from Quebec - 3001, Chemin-des-Quatre-Bourgeois, St Foy to Charlottetown - 80 Buchanan drive
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$202
Schedules at
autobuslessillons.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Intercar
Phone
+1 800-806-2167
Website
intercar.qc.ca
Bus from Gare d'autocars de Montréal to Laurier-Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca

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